New York—B-to-b advertising pages dipped slightly in May, falling 0.18% compared with May 2004, according to the Business Information Network report, which was released Friday and is compiled by IMS: The Auditor for American Business Media. Year-to-date, ad pages are up 1.74% compared with the same period last year. Ad revenues increased 3.59% for May and are up 4.27% for the year, according to BIN. "These figures show that the print aspect of our business continues to gain strength," said Gordon T. Hughes II, ABM’s president-CEO, in a statement. "This helps illustrate that all business-to-business platforms are trending upwards."